Blog: Austin's secret histories

about X hours ago from

"I'm fascinated by all the things that lead up to people making up pastimes, toys and time-wasters generally referred to as 'games.' That includes where they live, who they associate with, how they regard themselves and each other." ...

Good AI is predictable

about X hours ago from

"I believe that the purpose of AI is to engage the player, not simply to challenge. We have defined good AI as 'difficult to defeat,' when I believe a better definition is 'interesting to deal with.'" ...